It all starts with the pumpkin spice latte, then the turning of the leaves, and before we know it, our weeks are spent dreaming of pumpkin patches and our weekends are spent hunting for them.
Ready to find the perfect pumpkin this fall? Look no further than one of these top Indianapolis pumpkin patches to ensure you find it this year. Check out our fall festival page if you are looking for a pumpkin patch/festival combo.
Here are the top 11 Indianapolis pumpkin patches to find the perfect pumpkin:
1. Anderson Orchard
This Mooresville orchard features a U-Pick pumpkin patch opening the last week of September, apple picking, hayrides, and more! Hayrides are offered on October weekends and during School Fall Break. All children’s activities are free including the playground, over-sized straw pile and tree cutout perfect for photos.
Dates: Begins the last weekend in September
Hours: Daily, 8:00am – 8:00pm
Address: 369 East Greencastle Road, Mooresville
2. Beasley’s Orchard & Gardens
Enjoy a scenic hayride through the farm at Beasley’s Orchard and pick your own pumpkin from the 20-acre patch perfect for carving. Plus, bring your pooch to the orchard for Dog Daze at the Maze, on October 15 & 16, and celebrate Halloweekend with spooky and family-friendly farm activities, on October 22 & 24!
Dates: Mid-September through October
Hours: Mon-Fri: 1 pm-6 pm, Sat: 9 am-6 pm, Sun: 12pm-6 pm
Address: 2304 East Main Street, Danville
3. Dull’s Tree Farm and Pumpkin Harvest
At Dull’s Tree Farm and Pumpkin Harvest, they are all about creating memorable experiences through excellent service. Admission includes access to over 45 activities here at the farm. Pumpkins $0.39/lb and Specialty Pumpkins $0.49/lb
Dates: Sept 24 – Oct. 30; Thursday-Sunday (not open Sept. 29-30)
Hours: Saturday: 10:00 – 7:00; Sunday: 1:00 – 7:00; Thursday and Friday: 1:00 – 7:00
Address: 1765 W Blubaugh Ave, Thorntown, IN 46071
4. Kelsay Farms
Opening day for fall fun at Kelsay Farms is September 30 and its open weekends through October 31! Join in as they celebrate 15 years of Fall Fun with a corn maze, hayrides, farm animals, jump pad, corn crib, Moo Choo, pumpkins and much more!
Dates: Fridays – Sundays | September 30 – October 30
Hours: Friday, 6:00 – 10:00pm; Saturday, 12:00 – 10:00pm; Sunday, 12:00 – 6:00pm
Address: 6848 N. County Road 250 E, Whiteland
5. Piney Acres Farm
The 73-acre farm is full of wide open space where families can connect and enjoy relaxed farm fun activities like pumpkin picking, hayrides, corn mazes, jumping pillow, gem mine, visiting with barnyard friends and autumn treats in the farm store. Don’t forget about the Haunted Loft!
Dates: Opening on September 24, 2022
Hours: Sunday – Friday, 12pm – 6 pm; Saturday 10am – 6pm
Address: 1115 E 1000 N, Fortville
6. Pleasant View Orchard
The Pleasant View Orchard U-Pick pumpkin patch is open daily, typically opening the last weekend of September through early November. Exact dates coming soon. Hop on the tractor wagon for an enjoyable ride to and from the pumpkin patch.
Dates: TBD (typically opening the last weekend of September – early November)
Address: 10721 N 850 W, Fairland
7. Russell Farms Pumpkin Patch
The fun at Russell Farms includes a pumpkin patch, corn mazes, farm exhibits, a country store, and snack shack. Also included in gate admission is a mini-golf course, hayrides, a petting zoo, pedal tractors, a play area, and more.
Dates: September 24th through October 31st
Hours: Weekdays – 1 pm – 4 pm; Weekends – 10 am – 6 pm
Address: 12290 E. 191st Street, Noblesville
8. Smith Family Farms
Enjoy a fun-filled family weekend at Smith Family Farms with pumpkins, a full playground for the kids to enjoy, petting zoo with donkeys, cows, goats, rabbits, pony rides, hayrides, and a corn maze.
Dates: Open every weekend in October
Hours: Saturday & Sunday, 11 am – 5 pm
Address: 7055 W. 675 S., Pendleton
9. Spencer Farm
Find everything you need at Spencer Farm from corn stalks and straw bales to freshly-made caramel apples. Bonus: No entrance fees, no parking fees ever!
Address: 7177 East 161st Street, Noblesville
Related Article: September Festivals around Indianapolis
Bring your whole family to the 20-acre pumpkin patch located just east of Indianapolis. They have many fields of pick your own pumpkins in different varieties, shapes, and sizes. Finding the perfect pumpkin is part of the adventure. No charge for admission to the field. Pay forthe pumpkins you pick. See description for prices.
Phone: (317) 326-2278
Hours: Monday – Saturday, 9:00am – 6:00pm; Open late on Thursdays (7pm)
Address: 5717 N 300 W, Greenfield
Take a stroll to the pumpkin patch and enjoy the festival in a tranquil setting. Hayrides to the pumpkin patch every day except Monday. Free admission on Monday to the pumpkin patch, but no hayrides. Waterman’s Family Farm will have small wagons for you to pull to the Pumpkin Patch.
Phone: Indianapolis, 317-356-6995
Dates October 1st – 31st
Hours: Tuesday -Thursday: c; Friday & Saturday: 9 am-8 pm; Sunday: 10 am-7 pm; *Monday*: 9 am – 7 pm (free admission on Monday; no wagon rides)